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Sal-Crest Motel

  •  We are located in beautiful Salmo, British Columbia on highway 3, the hub of the Kootenay's surrounded by mountains.  An excellent spot from which to explore southern British Columbia and the Selkirk Loop.  We are perfectly located within 30 minutes to either Nelson, Castlegar, Trail, Whitewater ski resort and the border. There is a  9 hole golf course in Salmo and are within a short drive to Champion Lake for swimming and Champion lake golf course. Erie Lake is minutes away for kayaking and fishing. Salmo has its own ski hill and offers night skiing as well as beautiful trails for hiking and mountain biking. The Erie Creek is a short walk from the Motel and the Salmo river runs through town. We are dog and biker friendly with a covered area for parking motorcycles as well as a Hog Wash to wash off the bugs. We have 3 kitchenettes with 1 queen bed and futon, 1 room with 2 queen beds, 2 rooms with 2 double beds, 3 rooms with one queen bed and 2 units with 2 bedrooms with queen beds, futons and full kitchen.  All rooms have a microwave, fridge and coffee maker. Rooms are both hard wired for internet and have wireless connections. We are across the street from the Pend O'Reille restaurant if you do not feel like cooking. As we are not affiliated with any online booking agencies, please contact owners by email  or call 250-357-9557  for availability, rates and to make a reservation.  A beautiful place to have your family reunion, get togethers, bike and cyclist groups or to just relax and enjoy the scenery. We have barbecues, picnic tables, chairs and a huge backyard for socializing and playing games. So come check out the painted rocks and the Oldest Phone Booth. The Motel with many faces.